Film poster, 'Star of Bethlehem', 1912. Film produced by Tannhouser, poster printed by Jordison and Company Limited.
'Star of Bethlehem' is a 1912 American silent film produced by Edwin Thanhouser and Charles J. Hite, and featuring Florence La Badie, James Cruze, and William Russell. The film is a retelling of Biblical events preceding the Nativity of Jesus. Directed by Lawrence Marston, the entire film is staged as brief tableaux. Much of the film is now lost (only 15 minutes survive).